Rangers trade Ryan Reaves to Wild: Why the forward is a good fit for Minnesota 

By Ramya


According to Dan Rosen, Reaves requested a trade with his agent to GM Chris Drury while the team was in Los Angeles. The Rangers wanted to accommodate him, so they acted quickly. The Wild are taking on all of what's remaining on his $1.75M cap hit. 

Why did the Rangers trade Reaves?

— The Minnesota Wild have added some physicality to their roster with the acquisition of forward Ryan Reaves. The Wild traded a future fifth-round pick to the New York Rangers in exchange for the veteran winger. 

Who did the Wild trade for Reaves?

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Was Ryan Reaves traded?

Ryan played football and hockey growing up before deciding to pursue hockey after being selected by Brandon in the 2002 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft. After the first of his three seasons with Brandon, he was selected by the St. Louis Blues in the fifth round (No. 156) of the 2005 NHL Draft. 

Who drafted Ryan Reaves?

Ryan Reaves came close to winning the Stanley Cup with the Vegas Golden Knights in 2018. Unfortunately for the upstart expansion team, Alex Ovechkin and his Washington Capitals had other plans. The New York Rangers acquired Reaves this past summer for a third round pick. 

Has Ryan Reaves won a Stanley Cup?

11.2 lakhs USD (2016) 

What is Ryan Reaves salary?

During the ensuing scrum, he threw Graves to the ice and appeared to knee him in the face once down. Reaves was given a match penalty on the play. 

What did Reaves do to Graves?